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9225 Leslie Street, Suite 201
Richmond Hill
Ontario, L4B 3H6
Canada

Tel: 647-671-2629
Fax: 905-235-5628
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Company Registration

Elmer Press Inc is registered and operated as a federal incorporation in Canada, the Federal Corporation Number is 8179590, it is now based in Toronto, Canada.
Names and Addresses of the Owners of the Publishing Company
Elmer Press Inc., address: 9225 Leslie Street, Suite 201, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4B 3H6, Canada. Tel: 647-671-2629, Fax: 905-235-5628

Mission Statement
Elmer Press Inc is a medical and academic publisher of print and online journals and books. Elmer Press provides readers and the world academic community with high quality of scientific information across broad spectrum of disciplines. Other publication media encompasses audio and video multimedia materials. The open access journals published by Elmer Press are peer-reviewed and international, dedicated to the rapid academic exchange. Has been in the publishing business since 2008, currently the publisher publishes 13 open access medical journals, focusing on the clinical medicine research in various disciplines, new titles are to be launched.

Location (Full Address) of Corporate Office(s)

Elmer Press Inc.
9225 Leslie Street, Suite 201
Richmond Hill
Ontario, L4B 3H6
Canada
Tel: 647-671-2629
Fax: 905-235-5628
Email: production"at"elmerpress.com

Management

Director: Richard Liu, MD, MSc.

Dr. Liu obtained his MD in 1987, since then he had worked as a gastroenterologist, internist and clinical researcher for 12 years. From 1999, he started to work at McGill University as clinical medicine and biomedical researcher. Prior to joining Elmer Press Inc, Dr. Liu had more than 10 years of editorial and publishing work experiences in a SCI-Core listed medical journal. Dr. Liu also actively participates the peer-review work for a number of high profile medical and biomedical journals. He has published over 40 peer-reviewed articles in medical journals, including both clinical medicine and biomedical research journals.

The Individuals Responsible for the Scientific Quality of Our Publications

The main mechanisms for ensuring the scientific quality of published articles are peer-review, editorial scrutiny. To this end, the submitted articles are rigorously peer-reviewed to ensure to accept the high quality submissions, and the quality is controlled by the Editor(s)-in-Chief or section editors. The editorial board members and peer reviewers are all experts in their field from various countries and regions around the world. The published articles reflect the up-to-date research findings, with reliable results, objective and un-biased discussion of the results.

In the production stage, the copyediting, layout, proofreading, online and printing publication are all maintained in highest possible quality.

Editorial Policies

Author contributions

The authors are those who have made significant and substantial contributions to the manuscript, including conception, design, execution and interpretation of the findings being published, and drafting and revising the article. Those who have made other contributions to the work, such as laboratory supporting work, should be listed in the Acknowledgements. The guidelines in ICMJE clearly define the authorship, click here for more details. For change of authors after submitting, the COPE guidelines should be followed. The corresponding author should contact the journal for any change of authors.

Study subjects

Animal experiments involving vertebrates or higher invertebrates should comply with all relevant institutional and national animal welfare laws, guidelines and policies, this should indicate in the Methods section of the manuscripts.

For any clinical study with human participants, informed consent must have been obtained from each participant, this should indicate in the Methods section of the manuscripts. All clinical studies should comply with the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki, click here for details.

Corrections and retractions

If serious error or scientific misconduct occurs, the article will be retracted during any stage of publishing. If the paper with error has been published, and the error is minor without affecting the overall results and conclusions of the study, a correction statement will be published in the next available issue.

If errors were found in a published article, which affect scientific meaning of the report, the journal will publish Correction in print and online. The journal will take responsibility if errors were caused by the publishing staff during the editing and publishing process. If errors were caused by the authors, a Correction will be published with the authors paying the respective publishing charge (for rates, see journal site). Corrections will be published in the journal in the next earliest possible issue on numbered pages, the issue TOC should contain the Correction title, in the text, the changes being made should be clearly and fully described.

If serious error or scientific misconduct occurs, the article will be retracted during any stage of publishing, and post publication. If fraudulent behavior is suspected, a further investigation may be triggered, authors’ employers or governing bodies may be contacted for the investigation.

Publication fees

The journals published by Elmer Press Inc are open access, in open access publishing, the fulltexts of published articles are freely available to all the interested readers around the globe without delay. Article publishing in this open access journal is subject to publication charge, this publication fee is to cover the cost of editorial work, editing, publishing online and in print, it will be billed to the submitting author or corresponding author upon acceptance of the article. For rates of publication fee, please refer to individual journals.

Copyrights

In the open-access journal, published articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Conflict of Interest

All authors should declare any conflict of interests related to the manuscript, these interests include but not limited to commercial, personal, political and intellectual aspects. All editors, editorial staff and reviewers should also report potential conflict of interests related to the submissions they are working with.

Specific Study Designs

·        Reporting guidelines for some specific studies are recommended as follows.

·        RCT: CONSORT Statement.

·        Systematic reviews and meta-analyses: PRISMA statement.

·        Diagnostic studies: STARD requirements.

·        Observational studies in epidemiology: STROBE initiative.

·        Microarray experiments:  MIAME guidelines.

Disclaimer

The statements and opinions contained in this journal are solely those of the individual authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors or the publisher. The appearance of advertisements in the Journal is not a warranty, endorsement or approval of the products or services advertised or of their safety. The Editor-in-Chief and the Publisher disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or products referred to in the articles or advertisements.

Editorial Decision

The single most important criterion for acceptance is the originality of the work. However, a decision to accept a manuscript is not based solely on the scientific validity of its content. Other factors may affect decisions, such factors are, but not limited to, the extent and importance of new information in the paper compared with that in other papers being considered, the Journal's need to represent a wide range of topics, and the overall suitability for the target journal.

Editorial and Peer Review Processes

The peer-review process and editorial scrutiny are the main mechanisms for ensuring the quality of published articles. To this end, the submitted articles are rigorously peer-reviewed to ensure the high quality submissions are accepted and published; these published articles reflect the up-to-date research findings, with reliable and sound results, objective and unbiased discussion of the results. The journal’s editorial board is composed of research scientists and medical specialists with rich research and publication experiences.

1) Manuscript submitted via the journal online submission system.
2) Primary manuscript check by the editorial assistants against the Check list, to check if components of manuscript are complete and conforming to the submission requirements, and cross-check if there is duplicate submission, plagiarism. If manuscript does not meet the submission requirements, then the manuscript will be returned to the authors for corrections and resubmission.
3) If the manuscript meets the submission requirements, the editorial assistant will assign this manuscript to an editor from the editorial board after matching the subject of the article and the editor’s expertise.
4) If the editor finds the article lacks sufficient quality or the topic is not well within the journal scope, the editor will reject the submission without further consideration.
5) If the manuscript is found with sufficient quality worth further consideration, the editor will assign this manuscript to 2-3 external reviewers for peer-reviewing.
6) The peer-reviewers will send back the review comments with their recommendations as: accepted unchanged; minor revision; major revision; or rejected.
7) Based on the reviewers’ comments and recommendations, editors will make editorial decision.
8) The peer-review process is single blinded with the reviewers aware of whom the authors of the manuscript are, the authors do not know who the reviewers are.

Advertising Polices for Print and Web Publications

Missions  

The mission of The Elmer Press medical journals is to provide a fast, reliable and thought-provoking media outlet to the world medical communities in both basic research and clinical practice, with timely coverage of diverse medical disciplinary topics.

The nature of all our journals are open access, which means all the contents of the journals are accessible freely to all viewers from every part of the world as long as they have internet accessibility, our viewers are from all over the world.

In addition to the contemporary online editions of journals, we also have print editions of journals circulating all over the world, this traditional media platform can meet different needs of our customers.  

Advertising content

All advertising contents should be clearly indicated as an advertisement, they should not be confused with the editorial contents and articles. The editorial policy and publishing policy are not affected by any advertisers.

Competitive rates

Our rates for advertising are very competitive, we can offer you prime advertising space for a very reasonable price. Our professional team can help you in each steps of advertising and strives to meet your need.

Submission of AD

Your may submit your advertisement in acceptable formats, or we can design your AD in an affordable rates, these rates are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Terms of advertising

All advertising contents are subject to the approval of the publisher. Advertised products should be legal and compliant with any  national or international laws which may apply.  AD placement or page/webpage positions can be requested but will not be guaranteed. The Elmer Press is not responsible for errors in advertisements following proof approval or self-submission.

Disclaimer

The statements and opinions contained in the advertisement are solely those of the advertisers and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors or the publisher. The appearance of advertisements in the journals is not a warranty, endorsement or approval of the products or services advertised or of their safety. The editors and the Publisher disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas or productions referred to in the articles or advertisements.

Statements Concerning Conflict of Interest, Human and Animal Rights, and Informed Consent for Publications

All authors should declare any conflict of interests related to the manuscript, these interests include but not limited to commercial, personal, political and intellectual aspects. All editors, editorial staff and reviewers should also report potential conflict of interests related to the submissions they are working with.

Animal experiments involving vertebrates and higher invertebrates should comply with all relevant institutional and national animal welfare laws, guidelines and policies, this should indicate in the Methods section of the manuscripts.

For any clinical study with human participants, informed consent must have been obtained from each participant, this should indicate in the Methods section of the manuscripts. All clinical studies should comply with the principles of the Declaration of Helsinki, click here for details.

Do Your Journals Comply with the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors’ Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts?

Yes. All journals published by Elmer Press comply with the ICMJE uniform requirements for manuscripts, this is clearly indicated in the Author’s Submission Guidelines of each journal, click here to enter this page of Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, as an example.

Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing

Elmer Press Inc strives to adhere to the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing, for details please check here.